Synthesis Philosophica 23 (2):305-315 (2008)

Authors
William McBride
Purdue University
Abstract
The article is a critical examination of the crisis in the rule of law in the context of contemporary politics in the USA. It sorts out some examples of American national and foreign policy regarding the so called ‘cult of democracy’. The article is divided in two parts. The first part consists of the report, which concerns, respectively, official US government relationships to international law; the power of the Presidency; and the role of the Supreme Court. The second part examines some philosophical implications of American policy, concerning the questions of democracy and the rule of law
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
Reprint years 2009
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 65,587
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Notes on "Epistemology of a Rule-Based Expert System".William J. Clancey - 1993 - Artificial Intelligence 59 (1-2):191-204.
Rethink Contemporary Anti-Globalization.Shifa Zhao - 2008 - Proceedings of the Xxii World Congress of Philosophy 50:913-921.
The 1953 Coup in Iran.Ervand Abrahamian - 2001 - Science and Society 65 (2):182 - 215.
The Philosophical Discourse of Modernity and the Modernity Context of Philosophy.Xiangping Shen - 2008 - Proceedings of the Xxii World Congress of Philosophy 16:241-247.
Truth in the Contemporary Crisis.Vincent Smith - 1942 - Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association 18:96-103.
Technology and the Crisis of Contemporary Culture.Albert Borgmann - 1996 - Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association 70:33-44.
Contemporary World and the Crisis of Spiritual Values.Mirko Zurovac - 2003 - Filozofija I Društvo 2003 (21):107-116.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2013-12-01

Total views
10 ( #882,080 of 2,461,946 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
2 ( #298,784 of 2,461,946 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes